Building Information Modelling (BIM) has become one of the most relevant tools for developing architectural projects. This course introduces you to ARCHICAD 20.0, providing an essential understanding of the main features of the software application and an overview of how BIM works.
On this course we provide an introduction to the main tools and techniques used in ARCHICAD related to modeling and layout presentation. The content is organised according to four main topics: interface and work environment, modeling, 2D and 3D views, and documentation. The course will provide a solid starting block to use the software confidently and effectively.
A small project will be set throughout the course in order to explore each week's topic.
Week one: Interface and work environment includes basic settings to start a project, toolbars and palettes, visual aids and navigation through the project.
Week two: Modelling includes model organisation, use of common tools and library objects.
Week three: 2D and 3D views includes views, workflow and basic rendering.
Week four: Documentation includes creating and publishing presentation layouts.
You will gain a good understanding of:
The course is directed towards professionals or students in an architecture or design-related field who are seeking an introduction to ARCHICAD 20.0 or a general understanding of the BIM software.
Previous CAD skills and knowledge of drawing conventions for architecture is necessary.
|Course dates||Autumn dates coming soon!|
|Length||One day a week for four sessions|
|Day and time||Saturday, 11am to 5pm|
|Maximum class size||10|
A 20% discount is available for:
If you're eligible for the 20% discount, please contact us before booking.
The cost of materials is included in the course fee.
Booking for this course isn't open at this time as the dates of the next intake are not yet confirmed. Please get in touch for further information or register your interest to receive notification as soon as booking opens.
Please note, the deadline to book a place on one of our short courses is one week before the start date. If you have missed the deadline, please get in touch and we will do our best to accommodate you.
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